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Change the database connection

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Created by Interspire Import, last modified by Jessica Solis on Aug 14, 2018

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Updated Jan 19, 2018

 

1. Open Crystal Reports and create a new Report.
2. Click Database > Log On or Off Server.
3. Expand Create New Connection in the Data Explorer window and double-click JDBC (JNDI).
4. In the JDBC (JNDI) window, enter the information for the Connection URLDatabase Class Name and Connection Name fields. Click Next.

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5.  On the JDBC (JNDI) Connection Information screen, enter the following credentials:

User ID field - contego
password field - reports 

The following are credentials that are needed for the Database connection:

a. LEM 6.0.0 and earlier:
User ID field - contego 
password field - reports 

b. LEM 6.0.1 and later:
Specify credentials of LEM Web/Air Console user with Reports, Administrator or Auditor role. If there is a Database field, enter alertdb in it.

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6. Click Finish, and then click Close

7. Use Database > Database Expert to add tables to the report when the database connection is complete.

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8. The reports are ready after the relevant tables are selected in the Database Expert and their references within the report are moved from AlertDBDSN to HSQLDB.

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